| Dec 21, 2013
| 8:11 PM
One of the fundamental elements of journalism is action, and the aspect of action that most appeals is conflict. That's what we journalists are looking for.
You can hear endless head-shaking blather about the tide of ugly events from people who lament,...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 3:15 AM
The Christmas season has always been a special time in Westminster. For generations; long before our current tradition of an electric light parade right after Thanksgiving, the city came together for a community celebration and a parade called the...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 3:48 AM
"There's a song in the air. There's a star in the sky. There's a mother's sweet prayer and a baby's low cry. And that star rains its fire while the heavenly sing. For the manger in Bethlehem cradles a king."
Welcome the King of Kings at a worship planned...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 6:40 AM
Ahead of Sunday's snow, Delta had a big holiday weekend, with a slew of businesses, public entities and churches in the Pennsylvania village opening their doors to visitors and area residents getting into the Christmas season.
A number of businesses...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 3:45 AM
Lou Beach, of Bel Air, watched Monday night as his 9-year-old daughter, Abi, and her friend, Amber Shaw, 10, danced and played around while being illuminated by strings of colored lights that resembled a Christmas tree on a wall of St. Matthew Lutheran...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 8:35 AM
She's done it again. Glenwood Middle School student Ellie Feaga handed over two checks last week. After the sweet success of a charity bake sale that ultimately earned over $5,400 in donations and sales, the sixth grader delivered the funds to the...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 9:58 AM
Ted Frankel and Bill Gilmore
It would be difficult for even the smartest holiday decorations to compete with the artwork that fills every corner of Ted Frankel's North Calvert Street four-story brownstone. So he and his partner, Bill Gilmore, don't...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 4:21 AM
For Bryan Voltaggio, this holiday season is about beginnings.
His latest restaurant venture — and the first outside Frederick — is slated to open. It will be his family's first Christmas in their new Urbana home. And with a son age 5 and a...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 1:11 PM
For some airline passengers, Black Friday has arrived a week early courtesy of Southwest Airlines.
The airline could not contain itself, launching a one-day only Doorbuster Sale today. The dominant carrier at Baltimore-Washington Thurgood Marshall...
| May 2, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Few Americans are on the road more than the manager of a major league baseball team. But Buck Showalter, the Orioles' famously persevering manager, rarely stays put even in the offseason, when he's canvassing the country for new talent. After all, being...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 11:57 AM
The holidays are here before you know it and often gone before you've had a chance to sample any of the wonderful seasonal offerings. Taking a day trip to any of these destinations will provide a quick cup of cheer.
Shadrack's Christmas Light...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Spend Christmas at Downton Abbey! Well, officially it's Highclere, the historic manse that is the setting for the hit PBS television series, but that in no way diminishes the appeal of a holiday dance at a castle, no less.
Virgin Atlantic and Maryland...